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Applicant from Plymouth Awarded Medicinal Marijuana License

The state's Department of Public Health announced Friday morning the 20 applicants that will be receiving medicinal marijuana licenses to operate in Massachusetts.

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The Department of Public Health announced Friday morning the 20 applicants that will be awarded medicinal marijuana licenses to operate in Massachusetts.

Dispensaries will be located in Mashpee, Dennis, Taunton, Fairhaven, Salem, Haverhill, Holyoke, Northampton, Lowell, Ayer, Newton, Cambridge, Brookline, Quincy, Plymouth Brockton, Boston, Milford and Worcester, according to the announcement.

Medical Marijuana of Massachusetts Inc. was awarded the license in Plymouth.

More than 100 groups applied for licenses to open medical pot shops around the state. The licenses were awarded by county.

Check out the complete list here

Do you support the use of medical marijuana? 

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Helen Kennedy February 01, 2014 at 01:24 PM
Absolutely. I think that the medicinal use of marijuana should be the ONLY use however....it IS a drug, and it needs to be regulated, but the benefits to those who need it far outweigh the risks....

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